Monday, May 17, 2010

Revisionist to the Core

The ever controversial (and Northern-born) Tom DiLorenzo talks to The Daily Bell about The Birth of an Empire:

Thomas James DiLorenzo on Abraham Lincoln, U.S. Authoritarianism and Manipulated History


The Underground Pewster said...

That won't show up in any HS Government and civics textbooks anytime soon.

Chuck Hicks said...

...and I do think TJD goes overboard at times. Lincoln is not quite the monster he seems to portray; but he was the figure willing to lead a structural order that changed the nature of the U.S. republic. And willing to go to war to make it happen.